Mineral is a tiny town located in the state of Virginia. With a population of 483 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Mineral is the 313th largest community in Virginia.
Mineral is a blue-collar town, with 41.16% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Mineral is a town of construction workers and builders, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mineral who work in office and administrative support (13.00%), sales jobs (7.58%), and healthcare suport services (6.86%).
In Mineral, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 30.87 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small town, Mineral doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Mineral rank slightly lower than the national average. 15.08% of adults 25 and older in Mineral have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Mineral in 2010 was $18,716, which is lower middle income relative to Virginia and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $74,864 for a family of four. However, Mineral contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Mineral is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Mineral home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mineral residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Mineral include English, Italian, German, and French .
The most common language spoken in Mineral is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.